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The South > South Carolina > Government

2004 Election > Total votes as percentage 62% [22nd of 51]
2004 Election > Voting age population 3,002,000 [25th of 51]
2004 Election > Youth voter turnout 43% [30th of 41]
Electoral Votes 8 [25th of 51]
Gun Laws > Permits
No permit is required to purchase firearms. The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) issues concealed handgun permits and special licenses required for possession, transportation or sale of machine guns.
Gun Laws > Prohibited firearms
It is unlawful, with limited exceptions, for a person to transport, store, keep, possess, sell, rent, or give away a machine gun, military firearm, or sawed-off shotgun or rifle. No licensed retail dealer may hold, store, handle, sell, offer for sale, or otherwise possess a pistol or other handgun with a die-cast, metal alloy frame or receiver which melts at a temperature of less than 800 degrees Fahrenheit.
Seats in the House of Representatives 6 seats [25th of 50]
US gubernatorial elections, 1994 > Election results > Party
Republican
US gubernatorial elections, 1994 > Election results > Status
Term-limited, Republican victory
US gubernatorial elections, 1998 > Summary of results > Incumbent David Beasley
US gubernatorial elections, 1998 > Summary of results > Opposing Candidates
Jim Hodges (Democratic) 53.2%
Timothy Moultrie (Libertarian) 1.4%
US gubernatorial elections, 1998 > Summary of results > Party
Republican
US gubernatorial elections, 1998 > Summary of results > Status Defeated, 45.2%
US gubernatorial elections, 2002 > Election results > Incumbent Jim Hodges
US gubernatorial elections, 2002 > Election results > Opposing Candidates
Mark Sanford (Republican) 52.9%
US gubernatorial elections, 2002 > Election results > Party
Democratic
US gubernatorial elections, 2002 > Election results > Status Defeated, 47.1%
US gubernatorial elections, 2006 > Elections > Incumbent Mark Sanford
US gubernatorial elections, 2006 > Elections > Party Republican
US gubernatorial elections, 2006 > Elections > Status Re-elected

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LOLITA HENDERSON (411 BURTON DRIVE)
11th June 2007
Iam a correctional officer and I have had 3 years of firearms training and would like to get my firearms permit what all do I need to get them?
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